Shaw claimed later to have had no expectation the cycle, which received its world premier in New York, would be produced in Britain in his lifetime - least of all in a city generally regarded as "the rottenest
of the rotten" on the theatrical circuit.
In her diary (AWM DRL 1857) Jeffrey said that leaving the wounded "was the rottenest
thing I've ever done in my life".
The wise Solomon said that "envy is the rottenest
of bones," implying that unrestrained feelings of envy always damage relationships.
Plan ile Rottenest
& Riviere des Cygnes [Plan of Rottnest Island and Swan River, Western Australia]
As usual, an indignant Kim does not mince her words and awards domestic delinquent Georgina "the prize for the dirtiest, rottenest